Dolly Donald



Dolly Donald, 78, of Spotsylvania County received her angel wings and departed this life to be with Jesus Christ her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 after a long battle with cancer.

Mrs. Donald was always devoted to her Christian faith and was a member of Sylvania Heights Baptist Church. She was a committed mother, grandmother and friend. Her gentle and kind heart was always open to help anyone. She brought the best out in everyone. Mrs. Donald retired from Mary Washington Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her mother Cornelia Madison and father Cliff Staples; grandmother Margie Madison; brothers Roger Staples, Floyd Staples and William Madison.
Survivors include four sisters Mabel Ryder, Shirley Dishmon, Juanita Gray and Barbara Starkey; five sons Darryl T (Jennifer), Michael W. (Michelle), Anthony C. (Margaret), A. Keith (Emilie) and Kevin T. (Teresa); 12 grand-children; seven great grandchildren; brothers Thomas Madison and Robert Madison; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This charity held a special place in Dolly’s heart.